Evelyn Simpson-Curenton

Evelyn Simpson-Curenton
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Short Name: Evelyn Simpson-Curenton
Full Name: Simpson-Curenton, Evelyn, 1953-
Birth Year: 1953

Evelyn Simpson Curenton (born 1953) is a leading African-American composer, pianist, organist, and vocalist.

Simpson Curenton began piano lessons at age 5, began to perform with the Singing Simpsons of Philadelphia, a family group, and earned a B.M., Music Education and Voice from Temple University.

She has been commissioned to write works for the American Guild of Organists, George Shirley, the late Duke Ellington, and her sister, the late Joy Simpson, arranged music for Kathleen Battle, Jessye Norman, and the Porgy and Bess Chorus of the New York Metropolitan Opera, and has performed with musical organizations such as Philadelphia's National Opera Ebony (later renamed Opera North).

Based in the Washington, D.C., area, Curenton is Music Director of the Washington Performing Arts Society's Men and Women of the Gospel and an associate of the Smithsonian Institution. She has given lectures and participated in workshops on early 18th-century black religious music and the music of African-Americans during the Civil Rights era.

--en.wikipedia.org


Tunes by Evelyn Simpson-Curenton (53)AsInstancessort descending
[I don't know about tomorrow]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
MALOTTEEvelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Tell me how did you feel when you come out the wilderness]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Let the words of my mouth] (Leslie)Evelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Adapter)1
[I don't possess houses or lands, fine clothes or jewelry]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
JUST AS I AMEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Adapter)1
[Touch me, Lord Jesus]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
HIS NAME SO SWEETEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Years I spent in vanity and pride]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
ROACHÉEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Someone asked the question]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
KUM BA YAHEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Go ye now in peace]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Always remember Jesus, Jesus]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[If when you give the best of your service]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[You can't beat God giving]Evelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Come to Jesus, Come to Jesus]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Hallelujah, 'tis done, I believe in the Son]Evelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Come on in my room]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[So glad I'm here, so glad I'm here, Lord]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Ah tol' Jesus it would be all right if he changed mah name]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
IT WAS THE BLOODEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Down at the cross where my Savior died] (Stockton)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[One day when heaven was filled with His praises] (Marsh)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[The windows of heaven are open]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
PATRICIAEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[There are some things I may not know]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[How to reach the masses, men of every birth]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Thou, my everlasting portion] (Riddick)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
BLESSINGS (Excell)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
LEARNING TO LEANEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
WOKE UP THIS MORNINGEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Am I a soldier of the cross] (Robinson)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[There are loved ones in the glory]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Lord, help me to hold out]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[I'm gonna send thee one by one]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Take courage my soul and let us journey on] (Vails)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
CERTAINLY LORDEvelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Our Father, who art in heaven] (Leslie)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1969 (Adapter)3
[Amazing grace! how sweet the sound] (Simpson-Curenton)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
NEW BRITAINEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
JESUS LIFTED MEEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Oh, who do you call the wonderful counselor?]Evelyn Simpson-Curneton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[For God so loved the world] (Wolfe)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[All My Help Comes From the Lord]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton (Arranger)3
[God is the joy and strength of my life]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Father, I stretch my hands to Thee]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Walk together children]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
EVENTIDE (Monk)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[John said the city was just foursquare]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
I'LL FLY AWAYEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)4
[Anointing fall on me]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)4
WE'LL WALK IN THE LIGHTEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)9
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